Pirates/Braves Complete Diaz Trade
Pirates Trade Diaz To AtlantaThe Pittsburgh Pirates were buyers at the trade deadline, but they became sellers on Wednesday.
Pirates Fall To Reds, 11-8Joel Hanrahan allowed three runs in the ninth inning and the Pirates lost to the Cincinnati Reds, 11-8. The Pirates (58-65) stayed in the game and tied it 8-8 in the eighth inning.
Dejan Kovacevic On The Upcoming Trade Deadline The Pittsburgh Tribune Review's Dejan Kovacevic joins Seibel, Starkey, and Miller to talk about the moves the Pirates need to make before the upcoming trade deadline.
Idle Thoughts- Karstens Makes Pitch For All-Star SpotI'm not one to share my opinion, but since you asked...The amazing run of the Pittsburgh Pirates continues, as does the season of starter Jeff Karstens, who was not a member of the rotation to begin 2011.
Pirates Starting Lineup
Ricky Nolasco Shuts Down Pirates, 6-0The Bucs (8-10) were unable to get any offense going on Ricky Nolasco who gave up just four hits and threw eight strikeouts in seven innings.
Pirates/Brewers Lineups (Thursday)One big change in the Pirates lineup tonight, manager Clint Hurdle is giving 3B Pedro Alvarez the night off.
Overbay, Diaz Teaching Young Bucs To Be True Major LeaguersWhen Lyle Overbay and Matt Diaz sit at their lockers in the Pirates’ locker room they know they stand out and there is a reason for that. The 34-year-old Overbay, a first baseman, and 33-year-old Diaz, an outfielder, are the veterans on a team full of youngsters.
Bucco Talk With Matt DiazThe new Pirate outfielder recently talked with 93.7 weekend host John Phillips about what inspired him to come to Pittsburgh, and what his goals are for the 2011 season.
Matt Diaz Homers, Pirates Lose 4-2 To Tampa BayThe Pittsburgh Pirates received four solid innings from pitchers Ross Ohlendorf and Evan Meek.
Kovacevic Surprised By The Diaz SigningPittsburgh Post-Gazette Pirates beat reporter Dejan Kovacevic called in from the Baseball Winter Meeting in Orlando, FL to give us an update on the Pirates.